in attentive

inattentive

[in-uh-ten-tiv]
adjective
not attentive; negligent.

Origin:
1735–45; in-3 + attentive

inattentively, adverb
inattentiveness, noun


heedless, oblivious, unmindful, preoccupied.
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inattentive (ˌɪnəˈtɛntɪv)
 
adj
not paying attention; heedless; negligent
 
inat'tention
 
n
 
inat'tentiveness
 
n
 
inat'tentively
 
adv

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